Creative Pumpkin Decorating

Thursdays with the Benton – October 8.  This event has reached the limit.  No more signups available.  See the next event on October 22.

Create a beautiful autumn decoration for your room or apartment.  Pick up a mini pumpkin and supplies (modpodge and white paint, silk leaves, paintbrush) from the museum.  Go outside and collect some lovely fall leaves to add to your decoration.

This event is limited to 25.  Register HERE.

Once you have registered and received a confirmation, you may pick up your pumpkin decorating kit at the Benton Museum on Thursday, October 8 or Friday, October 9.

Take a photo of your completed creation and share it on #ThursdaysWithTheBenton.

For inspiration, see examples below:

Pumpkin example Pumpkin decorating example 4 Pumkin decoration example2 pumpkin decorating example 3


Here are some of of the completed works

UConn decorated pumpkin
Created by Hanna Westby

decorated pumpkin
Pumpo II created by Evan Burns

decorated pumpkin
Created by Alessandra Bassani